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Unable To Connect Endeca Server From ODI (Doc ID 2497717.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 30, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Endeca Information Discovery Integrator - Version 3.2.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On : 3.2.0 version, Integrator ETL/Designer

After configuring the endeca server using document below,Unable to test the connection of  Endeca server from ODI. Its throwing an error. an Endeca Server data server. 

oracle.odi.runtime.agent.invocation.InvocationException: java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: Driver class name must not be empty
at oracle.odi.runtime.agent.invocation.RemoteRuntimeAgentInvoker.invoke(
at oracle.odi.runtime.agent.invocation.RemoteRuntimeAgentInvoker.invokeTestDataServer(

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. In ODI Studio, select the Topology tab.
2. Expand Physical Architecture > Technologies.
3. Right click Endeca Server and select New Data Server.
4. Select the Definition pane and specify a unique value for Name.
5. Select the JDBC pane and specify a value for JDBC Url.

Click Save

6. Test the connection from ODI.


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